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Dianthus 'Red Dwarf'


Dianthus  'Red Dwarf'

CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION
Evergreen perennials with stiff narrow grey leaves. It makes a compact mound with fragrant red flowers with fringed petals in early and mid-summer. The fragrance has a rich, clove scent. Prefers a well drained sunny site, not crowded out by larger plants. Hardy. Useful edging plant.

 
Genus
Dianthus
Species  
Cultivar   'Red Dwarf'

Common name
Pinks

Family name
Caryophyllaceae
Place of origin
Europe


DETAILS
Height
5 cm
Width
40 cm
(expected growth in average NZ conditions in 5 to 10 years)
Leaves
Evergreen

Soil Type
Needs well drained soil / Prefers good loamy soil

Moisture
Prefers even soil moisture

Exposure
Prefers a sunny site / Will tolerate very hard frosts.

Immaculate / Texture / Whimsical

Perennials

Category
Small, height up to 0.6 metres.
Availability
We have this currently available in a POT 2.5 container. Ask for it at your retailer.
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